Posts in the Europe category

Review of Camelia at Mandrian Oriental, Paris

| Everyday Luxury Travel France

Gastronomic Delights at Mandarin Oriental, Paris

Our time at Mandarin Oriental, Paris was a feast for the senses, gorging on art work, devouring the interior of the beautiful hotel and indulging in tactile massages…and now it was time to tantalise our taste buds with dinner at the hotel’s two Michelin-starred restaurant, Sur Mesure par Theirry Marx. Thierry Marx is Executive Chef… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Restaurants Europe UK

Beach-side dining at Fifteen Cornwall

In 2002 celebrity chef Jamie Oliver opened his restaurant, Fifteen, in London. He recruited fifteen young apprentices from disadvantaged backgrounds, hoping to give them new skills and a career by teaching them to have a love of food and a passion for cooking. The scheme wasn’t intended for any financial gain for Jamie himself and… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Restaurants Europe UK

The Seafood Restaurant: Rick Stein’s Flagship Restaurant in Cornwall

Located around twenty minutes away from The Scarlet is the gorgeous town of Padstow…. The charming fishing port looks fairly typical but it is actually one of Cornwall’s top foodie destinations containing four of celebrity chef Rick Stein’s restaurants and cafes and Michelin-starred Paul Ainsworth at No. 6. On this chilly day in March, Padstow was… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel France

10 Fabulous Facts about Champagne

‘I drink my champagne when I’m happy and when I’m sad. Sometimes I drink it when I’m alone. When I have company I consider it obligatory. I trifle with it if I’m not hungry and drink when I am, Otherwise I never touch it – unless I’m thirsty.’ – Lily Bollinger My trip to Champagne… Read more »